Gajara: 4 definitions



Gajara means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, Marathi, Hindi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

Alternative spellings of this word include Gajar.

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Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

gajara (गजर).—m (S, but the ja is both j & dz.) A clash of musical instruments. 2 The chimes at the expiration of a watch. 3 The shout or acclamation at a kathā &c.; any loud shouting. Ex. parā paśyantī madhyamā vaikharī || gajarēṃ gāti cārahi nārī ||. 4 fig. Proclaiming loudly and generally: also publicity or notoriety.

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gajarā (गजरा).—m ( H) A wreath of flowers. 2 A particular bracelet (of pearls &c.) 3 The seed of gajaragōṭī. 4 A marble of lac.

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gājara (गाजर).—n (garjara S) A carrot, Daucus carota. Pr. gājarācī tuḷā &c. See tulā. gājarāsārakhā hōṇēṃ To be flushed or red with anger.

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gājarā (गाजरा).—a (gājara) Carrot-like, reddish and soft;--used of hoofs, esp. of horse-hoofs.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

gajara (गजर).—m A clash of musical instruments. The shout or acclamation at a kathā &c. An alarm, alarum-of a clock or watch. gajarācēṃ ghaḍyāḷa An alarm clock or watch.

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gajarā (गजरा).—m A wreath of flowers. A parti- cular bracelet (of pearls, &c.).

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gājara (गाजर).—n A corrot. gājarāsārakhā hōṇēṃ Be flush- ed, red with anger.

context information

Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Gājara (गाजर).—A carrot.

Derivable forms: gājaram (गाजरम्).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Gājara (गाजर):—a carrot, [Brahma-purāṇa]

context information

Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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